Subduction Zone Geodynamics

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ISBN: 978-3-540-87971-8 (Print) 978-3-540-87974-9 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Subduction Zone Geodynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-34

      A Review of the Role of Subduction Dynamics for Regional and Global Plate Motions

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      Pages 35-45

      Subduction with Variations in Slab Buoyancy: Models and Application to the Banda and Apennine Systems

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      Pages 47-59

      Continental Collision and the STEP-wise Evolution of Convergent Plate Boundaries: From Structure to Dynamics

  3. Seismic Tomography and Anisotropy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 61-61

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      Pages 63-84

      Seismic Anisotropy of Subduction Zone Minerals–Contribution of Hydrous Phases

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      Pages 85-99

      Local Earthquake Tomography in the Southern Tyrrhenian Region of Italy: Geophysical and Petrological Inferences on the Subducting Lithosphere

  4. Great Subduction Zone Earthquakes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-118

      Effect of Subducting Seafloor Topography on the Rupture Characteristics of Great Subduction Zone Earthquakes

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      Pages 119-133

      Great Earthquakes in Slow-Subduction, Low-Taper Margins

  5. Seismogenic Zone Characterization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-135

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      Pages 137-157

      Convergent Margin Structure in High-Quality Geophysical Images and Current Kinematic and Dynamic Models

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      Pages 159-171

      Imaging Interseismic Locking at the Nankai Subduction Zone, Southwest Japan

  6. Continental and Ridge Subduction Processes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 173-173

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      Pages 175-205

      Exhumation Processes in Oceanic and Continental Subduction Contexts: A Review

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      Pages 207-225

      Evolution of Subductions Indicated by Mélanges in Taiwan

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      Pages 227-246

      Subduction of an Active Spreading Ridge Beneath Southern South America: A Review of the Cenozoic Geological Records from the Andean Foreland, Central Patagonia (46–47°S)

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      Pages 247-272

      Configuration of the Colombian Caribbean Margin: Constraints from 2D Seismic Reflection data and Potential Fields Interpretation

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 273-275